General and Operations Manager Salary Information in Columbus, Ohio

The annual and hourly salary statistics of general and operations managers in Columbus, Ohio are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of general and operations managers in Columbus is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of General and Operations Managers in Columbus, Ohio

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$43,560
25th Percentile Wage
$63,480
50th Percentile Wage
$96,670
75th Percentile Wage
$146,680
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for general and operations managers in Columbus, Ohio in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 75th percentile (the top 25 percent of the highest paid) is $146,680. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $96,670. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $43,560.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$20.94
25th Percentile Wage
$30.52
50th Percentile Wage
$46.48
75th Percentile Wage
$70.52
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for general and operations managers in Columbus, Ohio. The average hourly salary for the 75th percentile wage is $70.52. The median hourly salary is $46.48. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $20.94.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of general and operations managers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201696,6701.46%-0.29%
201595,260-1.12%-
201496,3300.74%-
201395,620-1.39%-
201296,950--

Table 3. Compare General and Operations Manager Salary in Columbus with Other Ohio Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $96,670, Columbus is the second highest paying city for general and operations managers in state of Ohio, following the highest paying city Cincinnati-Middletown (median annual salary of $98,080). Compared with Cincinnati-Middletown, the median annual salary of general and operations managers in Columbus is 1.4 percent (1.4%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Cincinnati-Middletown
$98,080
Columbus
$96,670
Dayton
$94,600
Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor
$93,020
Toledo
$92,440
Akron
$91,970
Eastern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$84,870
Springfield
$83,360
Canton-Massillon
$81,820
West Northwestern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$78,030
Other Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$74,300
Mansfield
$72,620
Lima
$72,040
Sandusky
$67,460
Southern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$64,110

See also: Top paying jobs in Columbus, Ohio.